There are 6 ways to get from Zürich to Nuremberg by plane, bus, train, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Nuremberg, Germany?

Swiss and Lufthansa fly from Zürich to Nuremberg every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Nuremberg twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Avg. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Munich
Avg. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Avg. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to München Hbf
Avg. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf
Avg. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
German Railways (DB)
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Avg. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23 - $75
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Avg. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23 - $55
Standard
$40 - $55
First
$70 - $90
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Nuremberg
Avg. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Zurich to Nuremberg
Avg. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Zürich to Nuremberg?

The distance between Zürich and Nuremberg is 298 km. The road distance is 424 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zürich to Nuremberg?

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Nuremberg is to rideshare which costs SFr 27 and takes 4 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Zürich to Nuremberg?

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Nuremberg is to fly which takes 2 h 18 min and costs SFr 120.

Is there a direct train between Zürich and Nuremberg?

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Nuremberg. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Nürnberg Hbf via München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

Is there a direct bus between Zürich and Nuremberg?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Nuremberg. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Zürich to Nuremberg?

It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Zürich to Nuremberg, including transfers.